The City of San Marcos Electric Utility (SMEU) will turn off power to a portion of Rio Vista Terrace on Cheatham and Sycamore Streets from approximately 8:30-10:30 a.m. onApril 13 to replace five electric utility poles.
The electric outage will affect an estimated 53 homes on Cheatham Street and Sycamore Street. The repairs are part of the Rio Vista Terrace improvement project.
SMEU workers will distribute flyers to notify residents of the planned power outage. Crews will replace three primary and two secondary poles located in an alley behind Cheatham Street.
Any residents in the area with special needs or medical circumstances should contact Wade Hudson, electrical engineering technician, at (512) 393-8314 or call SMEU at (512) 393-8300.